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Estate of John Rouzee
1823_                 To Shff of Essex ---------- D3
  To tax on 26 Slaves + 4 horses ____ $12.70
   "  22 poor + County levies  @137 ยข ___ 30.14
   "  tax on 497 1/4 Acres of land . . . . . .   11.14
 Nov.~24th 1823 to 1/2 the tax of the land ch.      _______
                       to Richard Rouzee Est.       $53.98           
                       Recd, payment in full          1.37
                                                  [line]                $55.35
        of Edward Rouzee   amt. {       Thog. Vills             
     fifty five dollars + 35 cents  {     Shff
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